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Trump floats idea of creating a 'Space Force'

Trump floats idea of creating a 'Space Force'

The proposed Space Corps would have functioned like the Marine Corps does within the US Navy; it would have been responsible for overseeing all of the Air Force's operations in space. According to Gizmodo , despite Trump taking full credit for the suggestion, military leaders past year said space is the next war frontier (as they were requesting funding).


VW to plough €20 billion into European and Chinese electric vehicle development

VW to plough €20 billion into European and Chinese electric vehicle development

VW aims to launch 80 new EVs across the group by 2025 and offer an electric version of each of its 300 group models by 2030. "Over the last few months, we have pulled out all the stops to implement "Roadmap E" with the necessary speed and determination", Muller said in a statement, referring to Volkswagen's electrification plan.


This ICE Spokesperson Said He Couldn't Continue Lying, So He Quit

This ICE Spokesperson Said He Couldn't Continue Lying, So He Quit

It was when Schwab presented the issue to ICE leadership that they advised him to deflect to statements that he alleges "did not clarify the wrong information". Their claims were questioned by critics - and now by Schwab, a veteran public affairs officer who had worked at the Defense Department and NASA. But his statement that placing blame on Schaaf for "800 unsafe people out there is just false" does peel back the curtain on a small part of a government that's all too comfortable spreading ...


Video shows fatal courtroom shooting

Video shows fatal courtroom shooting

The video from 2014 shows Siale Angilau leaving the defense table, picking up a pen and rushing at a witness who was testifying. "The video completely contradicts plaintiffs' argument that Angilau stopped posing a danger within less than one second of launching himself over the witness stand while making a stabbing motion with a pen in hand", Dowdell wrote.


Netanyahu: Gulf states consider Israel an ally

Netanyahu: Gulf states consider Israel an ally

Lieberman vowed on Tuesday that his Yisrael Beitenu party would "vote as one against the bill" as it stands now. Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said he would resign if the budget did not pass in the Knesset's winter session, which ends on Sunday.